Permit for Sports or Personal Training on Public Land or Council Facilities - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to provide instruction or coaching for sporting, recreational or training activities at council sporting facilities. These facilities include swimming pools or council owned land.

Instruction or coaching may include, but is not limited to, any of the following activities:

  • swimming
  • team sports
  • personal training
  • physical fitness
  • martial arts
  • circuit training
    or
  • any other similar activity.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit, personal trainers must:

  • Hold a current workplace level 2 first aid certificate
  • Hold a current public liability insurance policy to the value of $10 million
  • Hold a current professional indemnity insurance policy
  • Be registered with Kinect Australia, Fitness Australia or another recognised peak body association.

Each location may have specific requirements and the activity that you are intending to conduct may have restrictions. Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing Eligibility Requirements

There is a maximum number of fifteen participants per session and a maximum of eight space allocations per permit. You may display one sign per group or personal trainer.

You should not attach any equipment to trees or park property. You may not peg anything into the ground or place, drag or tumble heavy objects on lawns.

Amplifiers and sounds systems are not allowed. The sale of any products (clothing, food, drink, promotional items etcetera) is not permitted under the permit.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $297.00

Personal training for one to fifteen participants. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application $131.00

Commercial sports ground casual use per day. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application $190.00

Corporate sports ground casual use per day. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application -

For all other sports ground fees, please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Apply Application $500.00

Refundable security deposit. Fees for 2017-18.

Other resources

Task Resources
Comply City of Port Phillip Personal Training Locations - PDF (Opens in new window)
Comply Fact Sheet - Commercial Personal Trainers and Fitness Groups - PDF (Opens in new window)
Comply Outdoor Commercial Recreational Activities Council Policy - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Approval time

Please allow up to ten working days for approval.

Administering agency

City of Port Phillip

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Recreation Team

City of Port Phillip

Operating address: 99a Carlisle Street
St Kilda, Victoria 3182
Mailing address: Private Bag 3
St Kilda
Victoria 3182
Phone: 03 9209 6777
Fax: 03 9536 2722
Email: recreation@portphillip.vic.gov.au